Claire Kann, author of Let’s Talk About Love, is here to chat about representation and her main character, Alice: A biromantic asexual black woman dealing with her “summer of struggle,” as Kann puts it.
Penguin Random House has launched Kokila, a new diversity-focused Children’s and YA publishing imprint. Find out who will be running the show and what plans they already have.
Enjoy a brief window into author Rebekah Crane’s writing process and inspiration before the release of her new book, The Upside of Falling Down!
‘Reign the Earth’ was an immersive, wonderfully-written YA fantasy. Strong women, magic, a pinch of politics, and thoughtful plotlines make this a must-read.
Do new illustrations gracing pages of updated ‘Neverwhere’ editions add something to the classic Neil Gaiman novel, or are they a distraction? Find out here!
Today Jackie and Kelly talk about Before She Ignites, a YA fantasy by Jodi Meadows. While all of the characters are POC, Meadows is actually white. This could go terribly, terribly wrong. Or… maybe not?
Find out who’s going to be at BookCon 2018 and where to buy tickets!
Scribd, a reading subscription service, has released a map to tell you which author is the most popular in each state.
While ‘Carry On’ had its issues, I still loved it and recommend it to everyone!
‘One Dark Throne’ is a worthy follow-up to ‘Three Dark Crowns,’ even with complaints that the plot was slow-moving.
All of July’s YA releases, in one place. Which ones will you be buying on release day?
When the most recent YA NYT Bestseller List came out, there was a debut at #1. This isn’t entirely unheard of, but there was something […]
‘Girls Made of Snow and Glass’ is the fairytale retelling you never knew you wanted.
A guest post from author Theodora Goss on Fictionist!
‘Pashmina’ by Nidhi Chanani was a joy to read. Treat yourself to a wonderfully-colored graphic novel!
Nikki Sheehan works her magic with this hauntingly beautiful new story about a boy’s relationship with his dog and the complications that come with family.